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Ladies Hairstyles

Check out our list of attractive hairstyles for ladies. We guarantee you can rock these for any occasion.

Ladies Hairstyles
Ladies Hairstyles

After clothes and other accessories, your hair is the next thing people notice about you. Many argue that it is often the first. At the risk of sounding blunt, if your hair isn’t “giving”, most people won’t rate you.

That is why you deserve to know the best hairstyles for ladies. These will help you look smart and adorable. 

From simple ponytails to intricate braids, modern hair styling has revolutionized over time, providing women with various options suitable for any occasion or preference.

Gone are the days when women’s hairstyles were restricted to just a few styles.

Now it’s time to start deflowering that virgin hair and doing trendy hairstyles that suit your face shape, hair texture, and personal style.

In this post, we will show you a curated list of various hairstyles for ladies and give you cues to help you select the perfect style.

13 Attractive Ladies Hairstyles You Must Try

1. Bun Hairstyle for Ladies

bun hairstyles for women

This beautiful and simple hairstyle is suitable for young and older ladies. It is made by packing the hair upwards (to make up a bun) or downwards (for a lower bun). The gathered part is then knotted at the end.

The bun hairstyle for ladies can be traced back to Ancient Greek women, with the initial name as the Greek knot. It is commonly used for traditional weddings. 

It can either be done with natural hair or with an extension. But whether natural or not, buns give ladies an innocent look with an irresistible appearance that men find very attractive.

2. Short Natural Hairstyles for Ladies

This is one of the best but rare hairstyles for ladies common in Africa. If you are tired of your chemically-treated hair and just want to start all over again, you can. 

So many low-cut ladies enjoy different natural hairstyles that highlight their looks with a special shine.

Short Natural Hairstyles
Short Natural Hairstyles

You can transition if you don’t want to go through the stress of grooming your hair from scratch. This way, all you’ll do is trim off the faded part of your hair. 

That said, there are numerous ways to style your natural hair, from Bantu knots to fauxhawk, to wash ‘n go. The list is endless. You can simply tint your natural hair with gold or oxblood spray. Nothing beats this beauty. 

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3. Ghana Weaving Hairstyles for Ladies

Here are other amazing hairstyles for ladies. Both young and older ladies can wear it. It is one of Nigeria’s most fashionable hairstyles, and guess what? Most guys adore it a lot. 

Ghana weaving Hairstyle
Ghana weaving Hairstyle

Although if plaited tight at the front, it may pull off some of your front hairlines, you’ll enjoy the beautiful touch if done accurately.

Ghana weaving Hairstyle
Ghana weaving Hairstyle

Ghana weaving comes in different varieties, all-back, three-step parting, centre parting and much more. There are no one-style-fit-all rules when it comes to Ghana weaving. Your stylist can do the picking, considering what works for you.

Ghana weaving Hairstyle
Ghana weaving Hairstyle

4. Cornrow hairstyles for ladies

If all you seek is something natural, you may want to consider one of these beautiful cornrow hairstyles. This is the closest you can get to highlighting your natural looks as a lady. 

Cornrow hairstyle for ladies
Cornrow hairstyles for ladies

Cornrow enables better airflow to your scalp and offers your hair time to grow out faster. It is waved near the scalp. Usually, no hair extensions are required or attached to make cornrows. Plus, if you like, You can wear cornrows just as it is, or they may serve as the base for you to wear your fancy wigs. 

Cornrow hairstyles for ladies
Cornrow hairstyles for ladies

This hairstyle can be worn for simple casual outings with friends and even to formal meetings if you have a good stylist. 

5. Afro Hairstyles for Ladies

The afro hairstyle goes way back to the 1960s, once considered primitive. But now, it’s one of the best hairstyles worn by most black women in Africa. 

Afro hair Style for Ladies 
Afro hair Style for Ladies 

While natural hair comes in a variety of textures, it can be styled in different ways, like packing the hair mass upwards to form a big afro bun. It can also be twisted in parts while clipped to the side.

6. Dreadlocks Hairstyles for Ladies

This hairstyle is best if you wish to save some money from constantly changing your hairstyles and also save you the stress of visiting the salon every weekend.

Dreadlocks
Dreadlocks

Although popular among men, Dreadlocks or dreads are very common hair popular among older ladies in Africa. With the proper care, it can serve for several months while retaining its shine.

Dreadlocks come in the tread-like form of different lengths and sizes. It can be styled to form a bun or let to rest on your showers. This is one of the best ladies’ hairstyles.

Dreadlocks
Dreadlocks

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7. Crotchet Hairstyles for Ladies

Yes, You can say crotchet braids or crotchet weave-on. Whichever you pick, you are just right. It’s one of the best lad hairstyles in Nigeria. 

Crotchetss
Crotchet Hairstyles For Ladies

The Crotchet braid is very easy to make. All you need is a crotchet pin or hook used to fasten the hair extensions to your hair. You can DIY  this hairstyle in the comfort of your home.

8. Ponytail Hairstyles for Ladies

Ponytail is one of the easy-to-make hairstyles for ladies. It’s perfect if you have fine edges and wavy hair on the sides of your head.

Ponytail Hairstyles
Ponytail Hairstyles

This is one of the finest hairstyles for ladies and is made when the hair is pulled up, away from the face and gathered at the back with either a hair clip or something similar.

9. Curls Hairstyles for Ladies

Curls are a popular ladies’ hairstyle that can add volume and depth to the hair. They’re suitable for all types of face shapes and hair textures. There are different curls, like loose curls, ringlets, beachy waves, and curly bangs.

Curly hair can be styled in various ways, like up-dos, half-up-dos, or flowing curls.

10. Knotless Braids 

Knotless braids made the list of the best hairstyles in 2022, and even now, it is made with different shapes from the root. They are different from other braids because instead of starting the braids with an extension, it is braided first with your hair, and then later, an extension is added for length.

Knotless Braids
Knotless Braids

Knotless braids are usually light. You may not even feel a thing. The splendour is giving. It is one of the best ladies’ hairstyles in 2023.

11. Pixie Braid

The pixie cut is a short hairstyle for those who love a low-maintenance style. It’s an ideal hairstyle for those with fine hair and a petite face. Pixie cuts look best when the hair is short on the back and sides and long on the top.

Pixie Braid
Pixie Braid

Different variations of the pixie cut are perfect for different face shapes. For example, if you have a square face, go for a pixie with a side-swept fringe. If you have a round face, opt for a textured pixie that’s longer on top.

12. Long Box Braid with Beads 

Box braids never go out of season it remains one of the trending ladies’ hairstyles in 2023.

Long Box Braid with Beads 
Long Box Braid with Beads 

Add a touch of gold or silver hair cuff at the top of the box braid. You would look simply dashing. You can go ahead and experiment with some bright colour mix like purple and ash or even red, whatever works your fancy. 

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13. Twin Braids

Stunning Braid Hairstyles Hairstyle Ideas

Twin braids, as the name implies, are identical cornrows made with a parting down to the bottom of the neck.  It is usually plaited backwards and may form a ‘clap’ at the end, depending on your choice. 

This is a cool hairstyle suitable for body types and Face shapes. If you must wear this hairstyle, you want to make sure your hairstylist is really good because it requires a great deal of expertise to hold your hair all into two pieces.

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Let’s Wrap This Up

Finally, hair is a woman’s crowing beauty and tells a lot about who you are. Whatever hairstyle you select should make you confident, beautiful, and comfortable. 

Feel free to explore these hairstyles as much as you want. We would like to know which hairstyle stands out most to you too.

If there are any questions, post them below.

FAQS

What is the latest hairstyle for ladies?

Cornrows 
Natural weaving
Knotless braids 
Curls
Chobby bob
Box braids 

What are the most trending hairstyles?

Knotless braids 
Box braids 
The Classic Blonde Haircut
Wavy Haircut
Two-Tone Messy Bob
Shaggy Bob Haircut with Bangs
Pixie Bob.

How can I choose my hairstyle?

To choose your hairstyle, you must consider your hair texture, length and shape. This will help you Make the best choice when it comes to hairstyles.

What hairstyle looks the most attractive?

 This depends on your preference, but generally, guys appreciate hairstyles close to nature, and the best which fits this list is the cornrow hairstyle.

What are the 6 stylish hairstyles?

Ghana weaving
Knotless
Ponytail
Curls
The Classic Blonde Haircut

What hairstyle is in for 2023?

The Choppy Textured Bob. This cut is easy to style and super cute year-round.” — Ashley Gomila, Celebrity Hairstylist.

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